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Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, January 22
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Boys basketball: Cardinals trending forward after pushing 15-0 Willmar
Gymnastics: Cardinals racking up points as championship meets near
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Girls basketball: Defense, rebounding key Panthers' win over Osakis
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 23
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Evelyn J. LeSuer
Maureen Marie Bruzik
Shirley Mae Wagner
Eugene Kenneth "Doc" Karnis
#MeToo and #TimesUp: Are men safe?
Commentary: The end to the opioid crisis
Rapp clarifies his veteran status
Guest Editorial: Here's what to know about Facebook feeds
Letter: Pilot offers an apology on hangar issue
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Downtown loses antique store
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
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January 13, 2018
Boys hockey: Cards shut out Scarlets
It took the Alexandria boys hockey team some time to find a rhythm against the Mankato West Scarlets but once it clicked, there was no looking...
January 13, 2018 - 12:45am
January 12, 2018
Girls hockey: Cards win in overtime
The Alexandria girls hockey team was down 3-1 at the opening of the third period when the Rogers Royals came to town on Friday night. Two...
January 12, 2018 - 11:42pm
January 6, 2018
Hockey: North Iowa Bulls snap Blizzard winning streak
The Alexandria Blizzard had a perfect December, winning 10 straight games before the top team in the league came to town. The Blizzard extended...
January 6, 2018 - 11:40pm
January 5, 2018
Boys hockey: Cards lose third game in a row
The Alexandria boys hockey team took on fellow Central Lakes Conference team Sartell-St. Stephen on the road Thursday night. After the Sabres took at early two goal lead in the first period, the Cardinals never had an answer. The 2-1 loss extends the Cardinals’ losing streak...
January 5, 2018 - 1:03pm
Girls hockey: Cards defeat Sartell-Sauk Rapids in CLC game
The Alexandria girls hockey team took an early lead and held onto it on Thursday night when they hosted Central Lakes Conference team Sartell-Sauk Rapids for a 3-1 finish. The Cardinals got on the board just 30 seconds into the game when Kristin Trosvig hit the net with an assist...
January 5, 2018 - 12:49pm
December 31, 2017
Hockey: Blizzard wins ninth straight, still unbeaten in December
The Willmar Warhawks pulled ahead of the Blizzard hockey team at the Runestone Community Center twice on Saturday night but it wasn’t enough...
December 31, 2017 - 8:59am
December 27, 2017
Girls hockey: Cards fall to Crimson in holiday tournament
The Maple Grove Crimson scored two goals in the third period to hand the Alexandria girls hockey team a 4-2 loss in holiday tournament play in Edina on Dec. 26. The Crimson (8-4-2) took an early two-goal lead before the Cardinals could get on the board in the second period. ...
December 27, 2017 - 12:15pm
December 13, 2017
Bittmann steps up after a late start in net
Sophomore Amanda Bittmann is new to the varsity game. In fact, she didn’t even begin the year as the varsity's starting goaltender. But...
December 13, 2017 - 10:42am
December 8, 2017
Boys Hockey: Cardinals beat the Stars in overtime
The Alexandria boys hockey team went into Thursday night’s game confident against a 1-2 River Lakes team after just dominating Sauk Rapids-Rice...
December 8, 2017 - 12:14am
Girls Hockey: Cards’ sixth straight win sends a statement (updated)
The Alexandria girls hockey team went into its game with East Grand Forks on a five-game winning streak on Thursday night with Class A’s second-ranked...
December 8, 2017 - 12:00am
December 2, 2017
Girls Hockey: Cards take White Hawks, 3-1
The Alexandria girls hockey team faced Mound Westonka on Friday night at the Thaler Hockey Arena. The game started slow for the Cardinals but the game ended with a 3-1 victory for Alexandria. Mound Westonka’s Grace Peterson was the first and only one to get a goal in the first...
December 2, 2017 - 8:29pm
November 29, 2017
Girls hockey: Cards keep cruising behind Doherty's hat trick
It took just 14 seconds for the Alexandria girls hockey team to set the tone on Tuesday night. The Cardinals went on the road in the Central...
November 29, 2017 - 9:52am
Boys Hockey: Cards disappointed with tie in the opener
The Alexandria boys hockey team skated with confidence into its season opener on its home ice against familiar rival Little Falls on Tuesday...
November 29, 2017 - 9:23am
November 28, 2017
Alex boys hockey returns talent, depth
The Alexandria boys hockey team finished in second place in the Section 6A tournament last year and had a 17-8-3 overall record with a Central...
November 28, 2017 - 11:45am
November 14, 2017
Girls hockey: Cardinals win a thriller in their opener
The season opener could not have gotten off to a much worse start for the Alexandria girls hockey team on Tuesday night, but it could not have...
November 14, 2017 - 10:23pm